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Casa Appia Antica by CAFElab

Casa Appia Antica is a remodeling task carried out by CAFElab.

It is located in Rome, Italy.

Casa Appia Antica by cafelab:

“Renovation of an apartment in Rome

CAFElab Architectural Studio has worked on the new layout and on the interiors of an apartment in Rome.

The original setting, very dated, was not functional for the housing wants of the new owners, who needed a friendly and brilliant residing spot, in communication with the rest of the residence.

The intervention was primarily based on the comprehensive reinterpretation of the inner layout , with a recovery of volumes and spaces lost in favor of the advancement of the environments: the pre-present double entrance and the kitchen have been aggregated to the existing salon to develop a big openspace, exactly where the various places are recognized by the arrangement of the furniture .

The living area, which is found around the fireplace in which you can relax, chat or observe Tv, the spacious kitchen with island (recognized customized produced), which gave a robust impression convivial back to this location and finally an hidden homeoffice, practical and discreet, hidden behind a double folding door.

The path that filters out the living from the night was the best location to place support spaces like bathrooms and laundry. The double entrance door created it achievable to fulfill the wish of the hostess to have a utility room intended for laundry and pantry with separate accessibility.

A single of the bathrooms is at the support of the living location , the other to the 2 bedrooms.

For each bathrooms have been chosen tiles brand Bardelli Ceramiche, with an aesthetics considerably sought right after.

For the bathroom in the living spot, outfitted with bathtub, overall health and parquet on the floor as in the rest of the residence , the coatings have been created with Breath of Marcello Chiarenza, tiles are decored entirely by hand with inserts in pure gold articles ( 900 %, a purity better than that utilized in jewelry ), in shades of white and green.

The bathroom reserved for the sleeping area has a character and more powerful colors, in shades of red and gray. For the flooring it has chosen the line Minoo, developed by Marcel Wanders the series functions a pattern screen printing on porcelain stoneware provided in 5 different designs mixed, to be laid with the patchwork method, forms a backdrop to a large shower where the tiles Minoo are selected in shades of red.

The master bedroom is outfitted with a framework customized made that acts as a headboard, canopy and library the frontal niche overcomes the bedside and is outfitted with lighting for reading.

The wooden framework was coated laminates , leaving commitenti to choose amongst a broad assortment of colours and textures.

Colours AND Custom Furnishings
The cautious choice of colors, led by red as the dominant colour, and dissolved in shades of gray and taupe, custom-made furnishings and finishes have provided a extremely individual touch to the interior of this home.

A side of the island in the kitchen, there is an authentic wine cellar masonry, characterized by a coating pictorial effect “concrete.”

The homeoffice disappears behind a folding door primarily based on styles by architects, covered with the ” best layer ” of the oak flooring utilized for housing.

The existing chimney has been covered with screw anchors shale and producing a new strategy for the hearth lava stone a side has been enriched by the addition of a bench created of solid wood, with the creation of a reading through corner to read through and chill out illuminated, by all-natural light.

All lighting in the apartment is developed to be invasive as much less as feasible, with no hiding an imprint purely technological and scenic.

For the living room we have adopted the method of retractable Ghost Novalux enabling you to have light cuts in length and angles at will the cardan spotlights generate an accent light quite relaxed without invade or modify the aesthetic of the setting all Philips LED light sources are of large top quality.

In the bathroom , the light fixtures are in plaster, concealed in the ceiling and virtually invisible when they are turned off a line of light illuminates and enhances the design created by architects with the tiles Soffio of Bardelli Ceramiche yet again you chose to use LED sources to optimize fuel consumption vitality .

Also in the master bedroom, the lights are invisible: a technique of indirect light and variable intensity with DALI technologies is hidden in the canopy.”

Pictures courtesy of CAFElab

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